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oxygen

noun [U]  us   /ˈɑk·sɪ·dʒən/
biology, chemistry a colorless gas, one of the chemical elements, that forms a large part of the air on earth and is needed to keep most living things alive and to create fire
Translations of “oxygen”
in Arabic أوكْسيجين…
in Korean 산소…
in Malaysian oksigen…
in French oxygène…
in Turkish oksijen…
in Italian ossigeno…
in Chinese (Traditional) 氧,氧氣…
in Russian кислород…
in Polish tlen…
in Vietnamese khí oxy…
in Spanish oxígeno…
in Portuguese oxigênio…
in Thai ก๊าซออกซิเจน…
in German der Sauerstoff…
in Catalan oxigen…
in Japanese 酸素…
in Indonesian oksigen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 氧,氧气…
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